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by zxcvbnm
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.

Many Thanks Richard, very helpful thank you. Paul
by zxcvbnm
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.

Many thanks Richard, sorry if its obvious , but should I be using mineral based or silicone based oils in the daimler? This is my first time adding lubs. Paul
by zxcvbnm
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.
Replies: 4
Views: 286

V8 Saloon Rear Axle oil type.

Hi All, I am due to change the rear axle pinion seal and will change the oil at the same time. Unfortunately this evening I lost myself in the maze of internet information regarding what type of oil to use in classic cars. Can anybody recommend a good current modern equivalent oil for the rear axle ...
by zxcvbnm
Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon Poly or metalastic bushes?
Replies: 12
Views: 631

Re: V8 Saloon Poly or metalastic bushes?

Many Thanks for the reply Richard, and what a useful link, just the ticket. When you have fitted the poly bushes have you found that they fit ok, i.e. tolerances are good for fitment to car structures and bolts and fittings etc?

Cheers Paul
by zxcvbnm
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon Poly or metalastic bushes?
Replies: 12
Views: 631

V8 Saloon Poly or metalastic bushes?

Hello, I am about to rebush the torque arms on my car. I have seen the forum threads highlighting the fun to be had in doing this, however, I am looking for any experience regarding which type of bushes to fit 'poly' or 'metalastic' ones, any benefits disadvantages, etc. All inputs gratefully receiv...
by zxcvbnm
Sat May 11, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: V8 Saloon Interior Light
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Re: V8 Saloon Interior Light

Thanks Richard, I have been looking online, I was hoping someone in the club may have a spare lying about lonely. Yes I had seen the earlier post thanks. I bought some after market new ones but they don't cut it i am afraid. I actually just need the push on lens cover, one was missing from mine when...
by zxcvbnm
Fri May 10, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: V8 Saloon Interior Light
Replies: 2
Views: 227

V8 Saloon Interior Light

Hello, I am looking to buy an original type interior light cover for my V8 saloon. Any assistance would be appreciated. Thank you Paul
by zxcvbnm
Fri May 10, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 saloon LED stop tail replacement bulbs
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: V8 saloon LED stop tail replacement bulbs

Hi, I have just purchased x2 stop tail LEDs from classic car leds for £16 for the V8 saloon. I have not fit them yet. Same as Jag MK2 I am told. Very helpful firm